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  • Short Summary

    Married men called up - bidding goodbye to families and marching off through London

  • Description

    World War One. Married men called up; the last to go from London.

    Crowd of men in civilian dress marching through street. Some men wave their hats at the camera. Some women walk along next to their husbands. Children walking along with dads. Child is staring at camera and walks into a bike.

    Shot of women holding babies, standing near crowd of men. M/S of men standing in street; pan across crowd to the family members saying goodbye. More women, children and babies, and also some old men.

    Separation; goodbye; conscription; draft.

    Wonder how many of these men came back? - SL.

    G377B

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1848.18
    Media URN:
    71231
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:43:00 / 01:26:45:00
    Canister:
    ON 008 E

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